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Medallion Head of Innocence, (sculpture)

Artist:
Palmer, Erastus Dow
Subject:
Dow
Unidentified
Medium:
Medallion
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 7
As a test of the truth of his observation, Mr. Palmer modeled this head entirely in the absence of Nature as a study, without the thought of an individual with reference to it, though it proves to be a very faithful likeness of a young daughter of his, now about twelve years of age. [P. 17.]
Catalogue of the Palmer Marbles, at the Hall Belonging to the Church of the Divine Unity, 548 Broadway, New York, November, 1856. Albany: J. Munsell, 78 State Street. 1856.
Artist address: Albany.
Topic:
Allegory--Quality--Innocence
Figure female--Head
Portrait female--Child
Control number:
AECI 01640007
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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